Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and his Singaporean counterpart Lee Hsien Loong on Friday discussed further means of promoting bilateral cooperation between the two countries during a meeting at the Istana, the PM’s Office said.

During his visit, the Prime Minister also met with several key Ministers of Singapore, including Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Deputy Prime Minister and Co-ordinating Minister for Economic and Social Policies, K. Shanmugam, Minister for Home Affairs and Law, Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister for Foreign Affairs, S. Iswaran, Minister for Trade and Industry and Heng Swee Keat, Minister for Finance.

PM Wickremesinghe was accompanied by Malik Samarawickrema, Minister of Development Strategies and International Trade, Saman Ekanayake, Secretary to the Prime Minister, Arjuna Mahendran, Governor of the Central Bank, Nimal Weeraratne, High Commissioner-Designate of Sri Lanka to Singapore and Wishwanath Aponsu, Acting High Commissioner.